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Ashraf Ghani Races to Make His Mark on Presidency in Afghanistan - New York Times
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:33:12 GMT

New York Times

Ashraf Ghani Races to Make His Mark on Presidency in Afghanistan
New York Times
KABUL, Afghanistan Afghanistan's new president, Ashraf Ghani, is a man in a hurry to break from his predecessor's governing style. Best not make him late. He drove the point home this month when he started a meeting without the prominent and widely ...
A NEW PAGE FOR AFGHANISTAN?Daily Sabah
Moving beyond the new deal in AfghanistanHindustan Times
Afghanistan: A Dangerous Projection of Presidential InaugurationCenter for Research on Globalization

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US ordered to explain withholding of Iraq and Afghanistan torture photos - The Guardian
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:57:12 GMT

The Guardian

US ordered to explain withholding of Iraq and Afghanistan torture photos
The Guardian
The return of the US to war in Iraq raises the stakes for the case. Unlike in 2012, when Panetta certified that the release of the photographs would endanger the US military in Afghanistan, some 1,600 US troops are also now in Iraq again, this time to ...
Obama Withholding 2100 Iraq and Afghanistan Torture Photos 'Worse than Abu ...International Business Times UK
Judge Slams Obama Administration for Hiding Torture Photos From Iraq ...RIA Novosti

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Afghan opium poppy cultivation hits all-time high - The Guardian
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:17:45 GMT

The Intercept - First Look Media

Afghan opium poppy cultivation hits all-time high
The Guardian
Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has hit an all-time high despite years of counter-narcotics efforts that have cost the US $7.6bn (4.7bn), according to a US government watchdog. The UN Office on Drugs and Crime reported that Afghan farmers grew ...
This map shows all the areas in Afghanistan where poppy production roseWashington Post
Surprise: US Drug War In Afghanistan Not Going WellThe Intercept - First Look Media
Afghanistan Poppy Cultivation at All-Time HighThe Diplomat
Aljazeera.com -Just Security -KPRC Houston
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It's official: the US drug war in Afghanistan is a $7.6 billion failure - Washington Post (blog)
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:02:59 GMT

Patriot Post

It's official: the US drug war in Afghanistan is a $7.6 billion failure
Washington Post (blog)
The U.S. government wasted $7.6 billion on an ill-conceived drug war in Afghanistan that was doomed to failure from the start, according to a scathing new report from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. The Afghan opium poppy ...
The US has waged a $7.6 billion drug war in Afghanistan, and now the problem ...The Whittier Daily News
Poppy Industry Grows Back in AfghanistanPatriot Post
US spent $7.6B against Afghan poppy...to no availCNBC
The Weekly Standard (blog) -TucsonSentinel.com
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Afghanistan's Demographic Drought - Foreign Policy
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:13:21 GMT

Foreign Policy

Afghanistan's Demographic Drought
Foreign Policy
Although it was the first methodologically rigorous survey in the country, the representative data it yielded was limited in scope, as it was based on interviews with only about 21,000 sedentary households; Afghanistan's nomad population was not included.



Fighting simultaneously in Iraq and Afghanistan created "perfect storm" for ... - Telegraph.co.uk
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:35:26 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

Fighting simultaneously in Iraq and Afghanistan created "perfect storm" for ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Over 450 British soldiers died in the Afghanistan conflict, with hundreds more suffering catastrophic injuries. The admissions come as British forces prepare to withdraw almost all service personnel from the country by the end of the year, after a ...
UK military 'made wrong calculations' on AfghanistanBBC News
British troops in Afghanistan 'so stretched at times commanders feared a massacre'Western Morning News
Army chiefs 'put troops at risk of massacres in Afghanistan'Express.co.uk
Daily Mail -expressandstar.com
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Maine Air National Guard unit home from Afghanistan - WCSH-TV
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:44:51 GMT

WCSH-TV

Maine Air National Guard unit home from Afghanistan
WCSH-TV
During their deployment, the airmen provided information technology and communications upgrades to existing bases throughout Afghanistan, and removed equipment from bases that are closing. The 243rd was one of the first units into Afghanistan after 9 ...
243rd Engineering Installation Squadron Returns from AfghanistanReadMedia (press release)
30 Airmen will be landing in Maine after serving 6 months in AfghanistanWGME
30 Maine Guard members home from Middle EastAlbany Times Union

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With New President, Economic Optimisim Returns To Afghanistan - NPR
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:55:21 GMT

With New President, Economic Optimisim Returns To Afghanistan
NPR
The uncertainty around Afghanistan's protracted presidential election hit the country's already fragile economy hard. There are estimates that up to $6 billion of business and investment was lost. Vendors and shopkeepers in Kabul say revenue was down ...



A (fighting) season to remember in Afghanistan - Washington Post (blog)
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:45:52 GMT

BBC News

A (fighting) season to remember in Afghanistan
Washington Post (blog)
With little fanfare, and even less Western media coverage, another April to October fighting season is now grinding to a bloody close in Afghanistan. This year's campaign offers an unusually revealing glimpse of the Government of Afghanistan's exposed ...
The West Made Lots of Promises to Afghan Girls, Now Its Breaking ThemDaily Beast
Afghanistan conflict: Life inside a Taliban strongholdBBC News
Haqqani Leaders Detained in Persian Gulf, Not Inside AfghanistanWall Street Journal
Port Huron Times Herald -RAWA News -NDTV
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Duo planning to get trained in Afghanistan, held in Hyderabad - The Hindu
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:54:01 GMT

The Hindu

Duo planning to get trained in Afghanistan, held in Hyderabad
The Hindu
Two youngsters from Maharashtra who were allegedly planning to go Afghanistan and undergo training at an Al Qaeda camp to establish an Islamic State in the country were arrested on Wednesday, Hyderabad police said. Pen drives containing 'jihadi ...
SIMI man among 2 on way to Afghanista...Economic Times
SIMI operative on way to Afghanistan arrested in SecunderabadDaily Bhaskar (press release) (registration) (blog)
Two Maharashtra youths planning to undergo jihad training heldIndia.com
Times of India
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